Play Worker

Keynsham, Bristol
£18,517 - £18,887 full-time equivalent
12 Mar 2024
15 Apr 2024
Contract Type
Part Time

Play Worker

Job information

Job Ref: FLP R380 -Please quote on all correspondence

Start: ASAP

Salary: Grade 1, points 2-3 (£18,517 - £18,887 full-time equivalent) (£2,615 - £2,667 actual pro-rata salary) £11.59 – hourly rate 

Location: Salford CofE Primary School (near Bristol, Bath)

Contract: Part-time, 6.25 hours per week Monday-Friday (number of days negotiable), No INSET days

Term: Permanent

We are looking to appoint a reliable and committed member of the lunchtime team to provide care, guidance and support for our children during the lunch break.  This role requires someone who will promote and support a range of active play opportunities. Also someone who will ably assist in the preparation, serving and clearing up of refreshments with due regard to health & safety in food preparation and an awareness of school’s healthy school status and policy.

The person will need to work collaboratively and respond sensitively and confidently to the needs of the children.  Most of all they will need to maintain a positive attitude and enjoy being with children … even at wet playtimes!

Futura Learning Partnership strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is keen to attract the most highly talented individuals from a diverse range of backgrounds.

In return we offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • An opportunity to work in a supportive team from whom you can learn, develop and grow
  • Wider opportunities to be involved across the Futura Learning Partnership
  • An energised and professional working environment
  • Benefits include; pension scheme, discounted sports centre/gym membership, free wellbeing support & medical cover.

Futura Learning Partnership is a partnership of schools which span 5 local authority areas: Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol, North Bristol, North Somerset, Somerset and South Gloucestershire. Working together to provide a high-quality educational experience for all students in their care and be a truly inclusive provider of 2-18 education in the area. 

We are a mixed MAT, comprising 6 secondary, 21 primary and a special school.  We work in partnership with the Diocese of Bath and Wells, which brings considerable benefit to all our schools.

The closing date for applications is: 23:59 on Monday, 15 April 2024.

Interviews are likely to be held soon thereafter

No CVs or agencies please

To apply:

Download the JD/PS and Recruitment Pack
Click on the ‘apply’ button within the vacancy advertised on the Futura Learning Jobsite
Complete and submit your online application

PLEASE NOTE: Early applications are encouraged.  We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date of the advertisement.

Please note that our HR/Recruitment system software provider will be carrying out planned maintenance work from midnight, Friday 22 March 2024 until 12pm Saturday 23 March 2024 during this period the recruitment system may be out of action.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Futura Learning Partnership is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Your suitability to work with children and young people will form part of the selection process.  For this post, prior to appointment Futura Learning Partnership will apply for a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, a Children’s Barred list check, two satisfactory references, satisfactory pre-employment health screening, online searches and for Teachers, a Prohibition Check in relation to the children’s workforce. In some settings a Declaration will be required in order to meet our obligations under the ‘Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006.